Alex  Waters

Alex Waters

Alex Waters has been an early member of the Bitcoin ecosystem since its inception in 2009. With a background in programming, Alex worked on the�Bitcoin protocol and core implementation open source project.�He has since worked in several managerial roles with many tech startups in NYC. Currently, Alex�is utilized by many banking, legal, and governmental groups as a resource on Bitcoin technology, regulation and overall industry matters.�At the young age of 27, he�co-founded Coin Apex, the first East Coast digital currency incubator�that helps startups emerge in this cutting-edge space and has committed to building technology designed to create and drive positive global impact. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer for, a bitcoin payments company focused on facilitating widespread acceptance of the bitcoin currency. Through his history in these arenas, Alex�s experience with navigating the business/regulatory landscape for Bitcoin in the US serves as one of�s greatest assets.